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  • Parapimelodus valenciennis
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Scientific Name Parapimelodus valenciennis  (Lütken, 1874)
Common Name
Type Locality Río de La Plata, Argentina.
Synonym(s) Pimelodus spegazzinii, Pimelodus valenciennis
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Size 129mm or 5.1" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Paraná River basin.
La Plata, Paraná (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Status Least Concern
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra den Naturhistoriske Forening i Kjøbenhavn, Aaret 1874 (nos. 12-16)
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Last Update 2010 Nov 08 10:37 (species record created: 2010 Oct 02 02:36)